Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 829790
Cannot login using Internet Explorer
Last modified: 2012-09-21 05:18:00 EDT
Description of problem:
Cannot login using Internet Explorer ( even if caching was disabled )
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
spacewalk-java-1.7.54-27.el6sat.noarch (SAT 5.5.0)
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open up IE (tested on IE6 and IE8)
2. Connect to SAT server and attempt login
3. Web GUI will refresh and show login page again.
successfully logged in
present also on 5.4.1 (not a regression)
Not a regression - wow. This sounds serious though and something we need to investigate and understand what is going on.
Very useful reading:
IE just ignored our cookie. No cookie, no session, no login ...
This issue is resolved with the release of RHN Satellite 5.5.
As of September 20th 2012, RHN Satellite 5.5 has been generally available.
Release Notes and other 5.5 documentation can be found here:
The associated Errata for the 5.5 release are:
5.5 Satellite GA Errata
5.5 Upgrade Errata
5.5 RHN Proxy GA Errata
5.5 RHN Tools GA Errata
- Engineering Manager, Satellite